I track current macroeconomic and regional economic conditions and have published articles on evaluating economic forecasts and inflation dynamics.
Andy Bauer is a senior regional economist at the Baltimore Branch of the Richmond Fed. In addition to following the national economic outlook, he monitors the Fifth District economy with a special focus on Maryland and the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. He also regularly speaks on national and regional economic conditions to academic groups, business associations and civic organizations.
Prior to joining the Richmond Fed in 2006, Bauer worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. As a senior economic analyst on the Atlanta Fed's macroeconomic team, Bauer co-authored articles on macroeconomic forecasting, consumer inflation measures and shocks to the U.S. economy during recessions.
Ph.D., Emory University, 2007
B.A., American University, 1994
"Transparency, Expectations, and Forecasts" (with Robert A. Eisenbeis, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha). Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Economic Review 91, no. 1 (1st Quarter 2006): 1-25.
"Smoothing the Shocks of a Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Model" (with Nicholas Haltom and Juan F. Rubio-Ramirez). Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Economic Review 90, no. 2 (2nd Quarter 2005): 35-47.
"Decomposing Inflation" (with Nicholas Haltom and William Peterman). Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Economic Review 89, no. 1 (1st Quarter 2004): 39-51.
"Forecast Evaluation with Cross-Sectional Data: The Blue Chip Surveys" (with Robert A. Eisenbeis, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha). Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Economic Review 88, no. 2 (2nd Quarter 2003): 17-31.
|Where Are Households in the Deleveraging Cycle?||
R. Andrew Bauer
Betty Joyce Nash
|October 2, 2014||U.S. Economic Outlook||Andy Bauer|
|May 28, 2014||National and Maryland Economic Outlook||Andy Bauer|
|February 19, 2014||Developments in U.S. Energy Markets and the Implications for Future Growth||Andy Bauer|
|December 4, 2013||U.S. and Regional Economic Outlook||Andy Bauer|
|June 26, 2013||Baltimore City Housing Market||Andy Bauer|
|March 19, 2013||U.S. Economic Outlook||Andy Bauer|
|May 23, 2012||Outlook for the U.S. Economy||Andy Bauer|
|March 8, 2012||A Look at Inequality in the United States||Andy Bauer|
|October 25, 2011||U.S. Economic Outlook||Andy Bauer|
|May 25, 2011||Economic Outlook: U.S. and Maryland||Andy Bauer|
|March 2, 2011||Household Deleveraging and the Outlook for Consumer Spending||Andy Bauer|
|October 26, 2010||U.S. Economic Outlook||Andy Bauer|
R. Andrew Bauer